Drylands, Deserts & Desertification Conference 2022

Event Type: In Person
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Contact Info: desertification@bgu.ac.il
Location: Israel
Topic: A Global Effort Towards Ecosystem Restoration

DDD2022 is coming! The 8th International Conference features 50+ Sessions, 200+ Speakers and 20+ Countries! Join for 5 days of scientific and policy sessions, workshops, and tours focusing on topics such as: Earth Observation, Ecology, Economics, Ecosystem Services, Education, Energy, Food, Health, Society and Water.

Conference Venue: The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research are located at the Sede Boqer campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Situated at the edge of a scenic cliff overlooking the Biblical “Zin Valley” and adjacent to several spectacular national parks and nature reserves, the campus makes a breathtaking venue for an academic gathering.

Poster submissions open until 10 September 2022:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfOx6RYZPrmXVxaQ5lgL5HA5XlMbkr…

Register herehttps://www.fee.co.il/ddd2022/0/en

    Speakers:

    Dr. Osvaldo Sala

    • Founding Director of the Global Drylands Center
    • Julie A. Wrigley, Regents’ and Foundation Professor
    • Arizona State University
    • Lecture Title:  Effects of Climate Change on Drylands: Directional Changes in Precipitation Amount and Variability

    Dr. Henry Falk

    • Former Director of the National Center for Environmental Health, Center for Disease Control
    • Emory College
    • Lecture Title: How Will Climate Change Impact Health, And What Can We Do About It